Open houses in Comox Valley, Campbell River for new hospitals

The Vancouver Island Health Authority (VIHA) will host another open house for the North Island Hospitals Project in the Comox Valley.

The Vancouver Island Health Authority (VIHA) will host another open house for the North Island Hospitals Project in the Comox Valley.

This open house will be held this Thursday from 2 to 7 p.m. in the River City Room of the Westerly Hotel and Convention Centre. It will focus on the design building guidelines for the new hospitals, such as building scale and form, landscaping, safety and security, among other things.

An open house is also scheduled for Oct. 24 from 2 to 7 p.m. at the Maritime Heritage Centre in Campbell River.

Open houses about the next four years of work on the project were held during the summer as well.

The two new hospitals are expected to open in spring 2017.

For more information on the project, visit VIHA’s website www.viha.ca and search for North Island Hospitals Project.

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